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Subject: Re: [boost] [decimal] Proposed portable implementation of std::decimal
From: Paul A. Bristow (pbristow_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-04-19 04:53:36

> -----Original Message-----
> From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of
> Kormanyos
> Sent: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 10:05 PM
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: [boost] [decimal] Proposed portable implementation of std::decimal
> >> I believe that a portable implementation of the proposed std::decimal
> >> (eg Decimal Types for C++ would be useful.
> >> I'm currently working on this for my own purposes, and if there is
> >> sufficient interest (and guidance!) might try to expand it into a
> >> draft submission.
> > I'm interested. Seems like it would be a great addition to Boost.

Of course this is definitely something Boost needs in its tool chest.

But to 'sell' it to Boost, I think it is important to relate to commercial offerings and previous
proposals to WG21 C++ Standards.
So say how and why you have done it differently?


Paul A. Bristow,
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